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Photo#230079
What Wasp? - Auplopus

What Wasp? - Auplopus
Portage, Kalamazoo County, Michigan, USA
Size: 17mm (wingspan) 9mm(Body)

Yes.
Good shot of the numerous erect hairs on the propodeum, one of the key characters of Auplopus.

 
Hey did you get rid of the re
Hey did you get rid of the rest of your collection?

 
Me?
No, why?

 
No not you, I was talking to
No not you, I was talking to Nick. Sorry. I was going to trade pompilids with him.

 
I...
still have my pompilids, but I actually donated my general collection to the Franciscan Earth Literacy Center here in Tiffin, OH. They really needed it for their environmental programs. I still have Pompilids, and I think I still have a few of the Bups and Cerambycids in Schmitt boxes if you want to trade those.

 
YES! I have some Pepsis for y
YES! I have some Pepsis for you and some others, some specimens are pinned though, so I don't think their good for DNA if thats what you wanted. I even have a pompilid from Belize and its got full collecting data and GPS coordinates.

cool
I think it's in the genus Auplopus. But Nick Fensler can give a confirmation.

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